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by rocketscove
Mon Nov 17, 2014 5:40 pm
Forum: Networking
Topic: cannot ping 68.180.206.184
Replies: 5
Views: 949

Re: cannot ping 68.180.206.184

From the amahi wiki: https://wiki.amahi.org/index.php/Network_troubleshooting Step 1 From your hda itself (via ssh or at the desktop in a terminal), can you: ping hda (it should ping the IP of your HDA; this ensures the dns server is working) ping router (it should ping the IP of the router; this en...
by rocketscove
Mon Nov 17, 2014 3:47 pm
Forum: Networking
Topic: cannot ping 68.180.206.184
Replies: 5
Views: 949

cannot ping 68.180.206.184

A little background. Amahi has been serving my small home network for several years. Today I suddenly lost dns. Could not access anything on lan or www. My server is running on an old Samsung n150 netbook with a usb fan/support. The fan plug had apparently shorted and lugged the netbook down. Well, ...
by rocketscove
Thu Jul 24, 2014 8:05 am
Forum: Ubuntu
Topic: SOLVED: update/upgrade var/lock/apache2 permissions failure
Replies: 5
Views: 3077

Re: update/upgrade var/lock/apache2 permissions failure

Thanks, I removed /var/lock and apache started normally.
All's well, I hope.....dan
by rocketscove
Thu Jul 24, 2014 6:57 am
Forum: Ubuntu
Topic: SOLVED: update/upgrade var/lock/apache2 permissions failure
Replies: 5
Views: 3077

Re: update/upgrade var/lock/apache2 permissions failure

Thanks for quick reply..I had found this amahi bug report and also one on debian/apache from back in 2008. I am just unsure what to do. Are you recomending total removal of /var/lock and restart apache??? $ ls -la /var/lock lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 9 Jan 11 2014 /var/lock -> /run/lock The directory is...
by rocketscove
Thu Jul 24, 2014 5:55 am
Forum: Ubuntu
Topic: SOLVED: update/upgrade var/lock/apache2 permissions failure
Replies: 5
Views: 3077

SOLVED: update/upgrade var/lock/apache2 permissions failure

I am running amahi on an old netbook using ubuntu 12.04.4 lts. First installed April 2012. I routinely use apt-get to install security recommendations. Today apache2 failed to upgrade to ver 2.2 with the following error: * Starting web server apache2 /var/lock/apache2 already exists but is not a dir...
by rocketscove
Wed Jan 08, 2014 10:14 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: ubuntu/amahi boot failure after security update and 2 years
Replies: 5
Views: 815

Re: ubuntu/amahi boot failure after security update and 2 ye

Update:>>You (BF) reminded me that the hda users were also ubuntu users.!!!! I logged in as another user (used their passwd), went SU, deleted original user, added orginal user back, modified permissions (admin, home dir. , etc). I think I am back!!! Now need to get to April for the full 2 years, an...
by rocketscove
Wed Jan 08, 2014 5:08 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: ubuntu/amahi boot failure after security update and 2 years
Replies: 5
Views: 815

Re: ubuntu/amahi boot failure after security update and 2 ye

Thanks BF. I think I knew I was s@#$%^d....

OH well, its like my neighbor who's a die hard Alabama fan said after the Auburn loss...."I knew it would not last forever".... 2 years aint bad, and Amahi is definately worth rebuilding....!!!!

Thanks again,

dan
by rocketscove
Wed Jan 08, 2014 8:15 am
Forum: Installation
Topic: ubuntu/amahi boot failure after security update and 2 years
Replies: 5
Views: 815

ubuntu/amahi boot failure after security update and 2 years

Yesterday 1-7-2014, lost web connection. My server was stuck/stalled. Background>>I installed fedora april 2012 then changed to ubuntu. Installed on samsung n150, full dns/dhcp active (router functions disabled). Ubuntu set to auto update security only. I periodically reboot after update. Its worked...
by rocketscove
Tue Jul 24, 2012 10:38 am
Forum: Beginners and Newbies
Topic: Is a new hda required to test install amahi on vm?
Replies: 1
Views: 304

Is a new hda required to test install amahi on vm?

I have amahi running on an old Samsung Netbook (n150) using Ubuntu 12.04. I would like to test amahi on various linux distros using vbox. When I set up amahi on the vm can I use the orginal "install code" from my control panel. If so does that kill my existing amahi which is the sole dns for my lan ...
by rocketscove
Sat Jul 21, 2012 7:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Announcements
Topic: server certificate revoked
Replies: 3
Views: 1111

Re: server certificate revoked

Thanks, I proceeded as you know. Don't know how you guys stay with it. You deserve all the sucess you can handle...dan